Mag. 2.7 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 10.5 mi east of Augustine Island, Kenai Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2015-11-18 21:47:39 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 93 km depth
19 Nov 07:20 UTC: First to report: USGS after 32 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-11-18 21:47:39 -09:00
Depth: 93.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.3284°N / 153.1556°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (16 km / 10 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
70 km (44 mi) W of Nanwalek (pop: 254) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) WSW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) WSW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) NNW of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
5623 km (3494 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5623 km (3494 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||93 km||- 90km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska||USGS|
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